Dayne Young (ABJ ’11) graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in digital and broadcast journalism. He returned to Grady College in October 2018 to serve as a P.R. specialist on the external relations team where he uses written, visual and social storytelling platforms to highlight those connected to Grady College.
He began his career as a news reporter for WALB in Albany, Ga. He then worked in the sports department at WRBL in Columbus, Ga. serving as sports director, anchor and reporter covering local athletics and many national events including SEC Championships, a Final Four and The Masters.
After exiting the broadcast studio, Dayne was a video and audio production instructor at Chattahoochee County Schools in Cusseta, Ga. He returned to Athens to work as a public relations account lead at See.Spark.Go, an Athens-based public relations agency.
Dayne is a public address announcer for UGA Athletics and a contributor to Rivals’ UGAsports.com.
Dayne and his wife, Lauren, are parents to a daughter, Layla.